Ashland Calendar: March 3
Saturday, March 3
Talent Garden Club: The club meets from 10 a.m. to noon the first Saturday of each month at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Festival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a preface talk, offering an interactive in-depth introduction to "Henry V," at noon Saturday, March 3, at Carpenter Hall on the OSF campus, 44 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is $12, $8 for ages 6 through 17. Call 800-219-8161 or see osfashland.org.
Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers: The Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers will host its monthly jam session from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way. Look for traditional fiddle tunes and vocals at this family-friendly event. Acoustic musicians may sit in. Admission is by donation. Call 541-779-8145 or see ootfa4.org for information.
Sunday, March 4
Northwest Bird Club: All pet bird owners are invited to meet the first Sunday of each month at 1 p.m., at Table Rock Mobile Village, 2385 Table Rock Road, Medford. Refreshments will be provided. Call 541-826-4133.
Pioneer History in Story & Song: David Gordon will present his “The Oregon Trail: One More River to Cross“ at 1:30 p.m. and again at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 4, at the Jacksonville library, 340 W. C St. Admission is $5 and reservations are required. Call 541-245-3650 or email email@example.com.
Rogue Valley Old Timer Car Club: People interested in old car mechanics, restoration and touring in their cars are invited to meet at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4, at the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall, 1130 Hazel St., Central Point. A tour will follow the meeting. Membership is open to anyone who owns a car or truck 30 years old or older. Call 541-535-7658.
Paul Turnipseed Trio: Guitarist Paul Turnipseed, bassist Jeff Addicott and drummer Mike Fitch will play will perform a mix of New Orleans and Latin rhythms, along with jazz and blues standards from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4, Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Monday, March 5
Library Story Time: Story times for babies, toddlers and children are available Mondays through Fridays at all Jackson County library branches. See jcls.org.
Center for the Visual Arts: Spring exhibits feature student, faculty and community artists and are open Friday, Feb. 23, through Wednesday, March 21, in the Art and Marion Ady buildings, corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. Look for Kaylee Vanek's BFA thesis "Divulge" in the Retzlaff Gallery; "Women in Action," a collection of works by SOU students, faculty and community members, in the Thorndike Gallery; a collection of works by Reba Crawford Hayes, Kelsey Goldman, Jazmine B. Heard, Manya Orescan and Ellie Peck, "Poetry in Sink," in the Meyer Memorial Gallery; Ryan Evangelisti's "Lost Places" in the Boise-Cascade Gallery; Ben Gradel's "Adventure in Motorcycling" in the Art Department Chairs Gallery; and Tristan Perrotti's "Heartache" in the JELD WEN Gallery. A reception for the artists will be at 5 p.m. Friday, March 2, and refreshments will be provided. The galleries' hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call 541-552-8315.
Tai Chi for Seniors: Tai Chi for adults 50 and older is held from 9:15 to 11 a.m. Mondays for beginners at the Grove, 1195 E Main St., Ashland. Advanced class is from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave. Admission is $4. Call 541-488-5342.
Schneider Museum of Art: New art exhibits — Anna Gray and Ryan Paulsen's "Between the Beginning and the Middle"; Betty LaDuke's "Social Justice"; Maria Los Angeles' "Transcending Myths"; and Storm Tharp's "Fierce Last Stand"— will be displayed through March 17 at the Schneider Museum of Art, 555 Indiana St., at Southern Oregon University, in Ashland. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. See firstname.lastname@example.org or call 541-5526245 for information.
Line Dancing for Seniors: Line dancing for adults 60 and older is held at 1 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays at the Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave. Advanced line dancing is from 10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Thursdays at the center. Admission is $2. Call 541-488-5342.
Ashland Garden Club: Kristina LeFever presents "Pesticides and the Home Gardener" at 12:30 p.m. Monday, March 5, at the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way. Learn how to protect plants while doing no harm to pets, pollinators and gardeners. Admission is free and all are welcome. See ashlandorgardenclub.org.
Presentation: Cheryl Harrison will give a workshop about the options of long term care and retirement planning from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 5, at the Ashland Food Co-Op, 300 N. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is free. To register call 541-973-2100 or see ashlandfood.coop for more information.
Michal Palzewicz and Alexander Tutunov: The cello and piano duo will perform works by Myaskovsky, Schubert and Valentini at 7 p.m. Monday, March 5, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $25, $10 for students, and can be purchased at brownpapertickets.com or at the door. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
Tuesday, March 6
Tuesday Afternoon Knitters: Knitters, crocheters and tatters of all skill levels can gather to learn from each other, share ideas and create new pieces from 3:30 to 5 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Call 541-326-2035 or find Tuesday Afternoon Knitters on Facebook.
Author Talk: Author and editor Kitty Stryker will read excerpts from her anthology, "Ask: Building Consent Culture," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.
Siskiyou Saxophones and Cascade Clarinets: "In the Mood," a concert by Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra and Cascade Clarinet Consort, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, in the Music Recital Hall, 405 S. Mountain Ave., on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. Tickets are $10, $5 for seniors and Oregon Trail Card holders, and can be purchased by calling 541-6348 or at the box office. Students get in free.